Nov 14, 2012 2:00am PST
plans just hours from now. >>> toyota taking control over a steering problem that could affect millions of hybrids. hey, everyone. good morning, welcome to "early start." i'm john berman. >> i'm zoraida sambolin. it is 5:00 a.m. in the east. up first, the tangled web that has insnared two of the country's top military women and two women who are not their wives. this morning we are learning much more about jill kelley, the tampa socialite at the heart of the investigations involving general david petraeus and john allen. first there were threatening e-mails sent from petraeus' writer paula broodwell. >> then he resigned as cia director. now john allen, top adviser in afghanistan, is being investigated for flirtatious e-mails he exchanged with kelley over a two-year period. >> kelley is pleading for privacy now even though she finds herself in the middle of a real-life soap and a here. we are hearing her voice now for the first time in a 911 call to tampa police, that was last weekend, she called to complain about the people outside her house citing diplomatic protection, which she doesn
Nov 14, 2012 4:00am PST
their plane went down. some big news for car owners. toyota announcing a massive recall. close to 3 million cars worldwide. mostly two,000 four to 2009 prius models. 670,000 of these were sold in the u.s. >> i have a 2009 prius, what? >> very closely. here it is. it's issues with the car's steering system and their electric water pumps. toyota says, soledad, there have been no crashes and no injuries reported as a result of this problem but i think everyone, including you, who owns a prius model from 2004 to 2009 -- >> call your dealer. >> actually even those of us who don't owned prius are concerned with stars with steering or braking problems. we'd like that fixed, too. >> still ahead, some growing speculation about what nancy pelosi will announce today. you just heard from dana bash about that. we're going to talk with new york congressman steve israel. he works side by side with nancy pelosi. we'll chat about what he thinks is ahead for her. and a dramatic car accident, oh, my goodness, caught on camera. we'll tell you why the woman behind the wheel is the last person that you would exp
Nov 14, 2012 1:00pm PST
, two huge recalls. what's going on? >> that's right, wolf. toyota is recalling more than 2.5 million prius and corolla problems for problems with the steering shafts. last month toyota had a recall largest by automakers in years. and gm is recalling certain buick and chevy compacts, the driver side air bags might not deploy and some cadillac sedans may have faulty head restraints. and the man who accused kevin clash of having a sexual relationship with him while he was under age is now taking it all back. the young man now in his 20s withdrew the charges just one day after making them. clash took a leave of absence from sesame street in light of the allegations. sesame street has not indicated how soon the voice of the beloved red muppet may return to work. a lot of people were shocked by that, but it all turns out it wasn't true. he said it all along. sesame street stood by him. he took a short leave of absence. a lot of people are waiting for elmo to get back to work. >> hope he gets back soon. >> same here, wolf. >>> israel firing in response to fire. extremists warning of a new e
Nov 14, 2012 6:00am PST
about ten minutes. toyota motors recalling nearly 3 million cars worldwide. mostly for prius models. but also with electric syst-- >>> the moon blocked out the sun in a stunning total solar eclipse only visible from the northeastern coast of australia. and, of course, here on cnn. it only lasted about 20 seconds in some places. total eclipses are pretty darn rare to see in any region. they happen once every 370 years. ent. we've been there. that's why every bit of financial advice we offer is geared specifically to current and former military members and their families. [ laughs ] dad! dad! [ applause ] ♪ [ male announcer ] life brings obstacles. usaa brings advice. call or visit us online. we're ready to help. ♪ >> i'm ramon baca. i start eed dancing at a smalle studio and that led to transitioning to larger studios. as a typical american, i took a lot of things for granted. i wanted to see if i could do something totally different than being an artist. i had someing to prove to myself. so i joined the united states marine corps. 2005, we were deployed to falluja, iraq.